ES6 Map vs Object properties

JavaScript performance comparison

Revision 14 of this test case created by styfle

Preparation code

<script>
function randomString()
{
    var text = "";
    var possible = "ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZabcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz";

    for( var i=0; i < 5; i++ )
        text += possible.charAt(Math.floor(Math.random() * possible.length));

    return text;
}
</script>
      
<script>
Benchmark.prototype.setup = function() {
  var map = new Map();
  var obj = {};
  
  var map2 = new Map();
  var obj2 = {};
  
  for (var i=0; i < 1000; i++) {
     var key = randomString();
     var val = randomString();
     map2.set(key,val);
     obj2[key] = val;
  }
  
  map2.set('foo', 'bar');
  obj2['foo'] = 'bar';

};
</script>

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Testing in CCBot 2.0.0 / Other 0.0.0
Test Ops/sec
Set Map
for (var i=0; i < 1000; i++) {
   var key = randomString();
   var val = randomString();
   map.set(key,val);
}
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Set Object
for (var i=0; i < 1000; i++) {
   var key = randomString();
   var val = randomString();
   obj[key] = val;
}
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Iterate Map
for (var key of map2.keys()) {
  var val = map2.get(key);
}
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Iterate Object
var key;
for (key in obj2) {
  if (obj2.hasOwnProperty(key)) {
    var val = obj2[key];
  }
}
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Get Map
var val = map2.get('foo');

for (var i=0; i < 1000; i++) {
   var key = randomString();
   var val = map2.get(key);
}
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Get Object
var val = obj2['foo'];

for (var i=0; i < 1000; i++) {
   var key = randomString();
   var val = obj2[key];
}
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